Now open in Scotland
We have recently opened a new Super Centre in Scotland. Based in Grangemouth midway between Glasgow and Edinburgh, your number one choice for Sales, Hire, Inspection, Testing and Repairs of Lifting products.
For more information, download our brochure here.
Our printed catalogue is now available for online viewing as a "page turning" catalogue.
We have recently achieved Achilles Certificate of Assessment.
RSS as achieved Category B2 standards through assessment for Safety, Health,
Environmental & Quality practices and procedures as a registered supplier on Verify
The Certificate can be downloaded here
Corporate Policy Documents
We have recently added a pdf that contains several of our major policy statements.
Corporate Policy Documents
Containing Corporate Responsibility; Quality policy; Health and Safety policy; Environmental policy; Training policy; Equal Opportunity policy.
These can be downloaded here
RSS Group in UAE
RSS have completed appointed person training for Aljaber in Abu Dhabi.
The trained personnel will be working with the new Demag CC8800.1 twin crawler crane which has a capacity of 3200 tonnes.
RSS in Angola
RSS have been working offshore in Angola.
We have undertaken testing and inspection work on various cranes and lifting equipment.
RSS intend to develop the operation and become more involved within the African region.
Official Opening Jan 2009
New Depot Open
Rope and Sling Specialists have opened a new depot in Rotherham.
RSS Group Unit 2, Aspen Court
Aspen Way, Centurion Business Park
Templeborough, Rotherham S60 1FB
Tel: 01709 373232 Fax: 01709 373235
RSS Group in the UAE
RSS Group has opened its first overseas operation in Abu Dhabi
The venture has taken 8 months to put together and we have now started trading in the UAE. We have so far trained 80 of our clients top personnel as appointed persons and crane supervisors. We have also started 6 monthly LOLER inspection programmes with some of the top construction companies in the area.
We have also been asked to provide our services in other areas of the gulf from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar.
RSS hired all the lifting equipment to Corus for this heavy lift of 130tonne.
RSS will continue to assist in lifting operations within Corus and strengthen their professional working relationship.
RSS Group Approved Corus Supplier
RSS have been approved by Corus to train apprentices in rigging, slinging and moving loads. We are very pleased to be associated with a company like Corus and will work together to develop our relationships over the coming months.
RSS have worked very close with Corus over the last year to structure a course to suit the needs of the apprentices, and have finally succeeded with a course that will take two years to complete.
Shown in the picture are the Corus apprentices, Corus representatives, Bridgend college and RSS personnel.
Training In The United Arab Emirates
RSS training has just completed two prestige assignments in the United Arab Emirates. Laing O'Rourke the international construction company, has completed a 4 day course on Appointed persons and Alnasr technical trading has completed a 2 day course in lifting equipment inspection and examination.
The Training which was done in 45 degree heat, is hopefully the first of many training courses. RSS have been inundated with training and inspection inquires, and should be fully operational first quarter 2008.
RSS were asked to provide technical assistance to take down a 150ft tower in Cardiff. Once they provided the information required they were also asked to assist in the lift.
Gas Pipe Line
RSS were contracted to carry out the on site inspections and tests. We also supplied lifting equipment and played our part to make sure the project, which is one of the largest in the UK, was completed on time.
A 40tonne 5mtr polyester web sling was also supplied by RSS.
RSS supplied Besix Kier with 60tonne four leg wire rope sling. To assist in the re-build of the jetty.
Proof Load Testing
Urgent test on three 25tonne lifting eyes. RSS were required to proof load test at a moments notice using a calibrated load link and the second crane to apply the load.
Large Wire Rope Slings
125tonne wire rope slings supplied to an oil and gas company in the middle east.
RSS hired four 6tonne 60mtr Air Hoists complete with spreader beams and round slings, to lift the television screens weighting 20tonne.